Level39 Integrates InChorus Slackbot
18th August 2021
InChorus is the organisation behind the Fintech for All Charter launched in 2020. The Charter followed InChorus’ research into micro-behaviours experienced by individuals working in fintech, which revealed high levels of workplace harassment in the sector. The Charter was designed to bring together a coalition of companies with the aim of creating an inclusive fintech sector where diverse talent thrives, driving innovation and growth.
There are now more than 85 signatories of the Charter, committed to supporting a more inclusive fintech sector and creating a ‘speak-up’ culture in the industry.
InChorus recently launched the InChorus Slackbot (Sifted write up, here), designed to:
- support employees and promote a ‘speak up’ culture
- Reinforce positives, through celebrating actively inclusive behaviours, and identify microaggressions
- Generate aggregated industry culture insights so that we can lean in to targeted action
As a signatory and keen supporter of the Fintech For All mission, Level39 has installed the InChorus Slackbot across its community channels, empowering Level39 members and staff to anonymously report everyday instances of bias and harassment and to recognise micro-affirmations (actively inclusive behaviours). This data will be aggregated at an industry level and used by FinTech For All to suggest targeted areas of improvement amongst the signatories.
The Slackbot is free for Fintech For All members, so we encourage you to find out more, sign the Charter and join other fintechs in collecting key data and gaining insights into the micro-behaviours shaping their workplace culture.
We recently recorded the latest episode of our Digital39 Podcast with Rosie Turner, Co-Founder at InChorus and Lucy Hutchinson, Diversity & Inclusion Lead at Wise, discussing the importance of data and analysis in understanding the ED&I challenges facing the fintech sector.
We are pleased to announce this episode is now live – give it a listen here!
You can learn more about FinTech For All and sign up to join today here!
InChorus is a Tech for Good business, tacking harassment and discrimination, helping to build more inclusive companies and industries. InChorus offers anonymous reporting tools to capture actionable data at the earliest stage and design targeted training and solutions.
Contact: Rosie Turner, Co-Founder at InChorus / firstname.lastname@example.org
Level39 is a community of around 200 startups and scaleups operating across fintech, cyber security and other fast growth tech sectors. We support our members in three clear ways – giving access to world-class customers, talent and infrastructure.
Through expert mentors, access to Canary Wharf’s dynamic workspace, a packed events calendar and best-in-class facilities we help businesses achieve scale.
Owned wholly by the Canary Wharf Group, Level39 launched in March 2013. Since then, Level39 has grown from a simple idea into a three-floor, 80,000 square foot community space occupying the 39th, 26th and 24th floors of One Canada Square.
Contact: Anna Gilmer, Content & Marketing Manager at Level39 / Anna.email@example.com